Greater flexibility in how retirement savings can be used is key to renew 'social contract' between generations, the Association of Consulting Actuaries (ACA) has said.
In this context, ‘social contract' looks to pension, saving and tax arrangements offering a fair balance across the generations, so people of all ages feel they are not being disadvantaged by the pensions...
This week's top stories included an article on how the government will have to justify proposed changes to the state pension age after a Prospect petition secured over 12,000 signatures.
Smart Pension failed to report the fact it had not collected or invested nearly £900,000 of pension contributions on behalf of its members, an investigation by The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has found.
The Pension Scams Industry Group (PSIG) has updated its voluntary code of practice in a bid to help prevent members falling victim to evolving pension scams.
The government has rejected the Work and Pensions Committee proposal to introduce a 'default decumulation pathway' at retirement.